Articles matching "road traffic accidents"
Following a 13 day trial in the Central London County Court, HHJ Mitchell dismissed claims for damages arising out of eight road traffic accidents. James explains the background to the investigation…Read more
The claimant lobby had been complaining recently about the fact that the MoJ had not published the changes to the rules, practice directions and protocols for the important portal changes happening to…Read more
RTA : Local authority – Highways Act 1980 – non-statutory code of practice - contributory negligence
Of particular interest to local authorities in this Court of Appeal highways decision is the Court’s approach to the Code of Practice “Well Maintained Highways” and its reminder that its…Read more
Graham Dickinson and Sophie Broch acted for the defendant and his insurers in this Part 20 contribution claim arising out of a road traffic accident. In April 2012, the High Court found that the…Read more